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Biotech & Pharma in the Capital Region

The Washington, DC metro area is the perfect destination for biotech and pharma-related meetings and conventions. Overall, the concentration of resources and funding breed and attract top talent, ensuring biotech will thrive in the DC metro area. Read on to learn why DC has become a top destination...

Biotech & Pharma in Washington, DC - Meetings and Conventions in a Flourishing Life Sciences Hub
7 Sustainable Catering Companies in the Washington, DC Region

By supporting local businesses, incorporating green recycling programs and producing eco-friendly offerings, these catering companies are socially-sensitive businesses with eco-friendly practices. Check out these green catering companies throughout the DC region for your next event.

Green and sustainable catering companies in the Washington, DC metro area - Geppetto Catering event overlooking the DC skyline
17 Event & Meeting Spaces to Host Intimate Meetings in Washington, DC

Washington, DC boasts some of the most gorgeous, intimate places for a private gathering. Take a peek at some of our top picks.

Intimate meeting and event spaces in Washington, DC - The Jefferson Hotel's Book Room near Dupont Circle and Downtown DC
Explore Washington, DC’s Eco-Friendly Tours

Walking and biking are among the greenest options and give you the advantage of immersing yourself in the arts and culture of the city, exploring more neighborhoods and passing through beautiful sustainable gardens such as the U.S. Botanic Garden’s renovated Bartholdi Park. Here are some of the...

U.S. Botanic Garden on the National Mall - Free museum in Washington, DC
Meeting in America’s Most Educated City

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, DC is the most educated city in the U.S. It also happens to be a great place to host education-related meetings. With its educated workforce, commitment to lifelong learning, policymakers and industry associations, the DC region is booming with...

Meeting in America's Most Educated City - Education Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
11 Unique Meeting Break Options in Washington, DC

Meeting attendees can have a wide span of interests – from the foodies and the active go-getters to the yoga pros and history buffs. The challenge arises when you’re looking for a break that is both nourishing and energizing, while also being conducive to networking. DC offers some new break ideas...

Unique meeting breaks in Washington, DC - Meeting and event at Nationals Park bullpen
What’s New in the Nation’s Capital

As international and American investment creates more game-changing developments, and as neighborhoods sprout new restaurants and attractions, DC is becoming even more exciting and event-worthy. • • • NEW URBAN HUBS The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts - The REACH Expansion Opening...

Visitors at The Wharf on the Southwest Waterfront - Where to eat, shop and play at The Wharf in Washington, DC
Connected Capital Industry Press Coverage

Jay Newton-Small of TIME sites various statistics on DC as the #1 city for women in tech in her story. TIME.com , Feb. 27, 2018 : Silicon Valley Is a Boys Club. But This City Is Surprisingly Good for Women in Tech Tara Miller, Senior Manager of International Sales at Destination DC, shares how DC...

Knowledge Hub Industry Press Coverage - Plan Your Next Meeting in Washington, DC
15 Coffee Shops & Bakeries Near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Downtown DC has a variety of coffee shops and cafes fit for a business meeting or a quick break while at a convention in town. Here’s a guide to some local favorites that are sure to please meeting attendees.

@amanda_kate - Guests at Kintsugi coffee shop inside the Eaton Workshop and Hotel - Places to stay and eat in Washington, DC
Transportation

According to SmartAsset and WalletHub, Washington, DC is the #1 city for public transport in 2018. It also happens to be a great place to host transport-related meetings and is home to the annual Washington Auto Show’s MobilityTalks International conference, which gathers government policy makers...

From easy-to-use public transportation and accessible airports to unparalleled walkability and innovative developments, DC has one of the best public transport networks in the U.S.